Item Details

Memoir of the Hawk: Poems

James Tate
Format
Book
Published
New York : Ecco Press, c2001.
Edition
1st ed
Language
English
ISBN
0066210178 (hardcover)
Contents
  • New Blood 1
  • Vale of the White Horse 2
  • I Must Have Been That Man 3
  • Te Deum Laudamus 5
  • Young Man with a Ham 6
  • Lovely Arc of a Meteor in the Night Sky 7
  • A True Story 8
  • Cunning 9
  • Little Brother 10
  • You Don't Know Me 11
  • Overheard on the Driving Range 12
  • Storm and Stress Period 13
  • Endless Time 14
  • Slow Day at Manny's 15
  • Workforce 16
  • Family Sorrow 17
  • Witches 18
  • Sudden Interest in the Dead 19
  • Experiment with John 20
  • An Afternoon in Hell 21
  • Memory 22
  • Mental-Health Workers 23
  • September 24
  • Second Mrs. Tyler 25
  • Behind the Milk Bottle 26
  • Thinking Ahead to Possible Options and a Worst-Case Scenario 27
  • T.B. Blues 28
  • Boom-Boom 29
  • Grand Opera 30
  • Madonna of the Chair 31
  • How the People Are Governed 32
  • Introspection 33
  • An Afternoon Stroll 34
  • Traveler 35
  • Blanc Is Noir 36
  • War and Peace 37
  • Our Lady of the Shivers 38
  • Hotel of the Golden Dawn 39
  • Year of Progress 40
  • Maine 41
  • Precious Little We Can Do 42
  • Toads Talking by a River 43
  • Whereabouts 44
  • My Private Tasmania 45
  • At the End of the Little Street 46
  • Overcoming Self-Consciousness 47
  • Rememberability 48
  • Plentitude 49
  • Fasting Day 50
  • Scattered Reflections 51
  • No Explanation 53
  • London Times 54
  • End of Zen 55
  • Geese at Night 56
  • You Think You Know a Woman 57
  • Curious 58
  • Denied Areas 59
  • Night Blindness 60
  • To Beg for Food in a Contemptible Way 61
  • Shifting Dapples of Sunlight 62
  • Torture 63
  • Her Silhouette Against the Alpenglow 64
  • Hanging by a Thread 65
  • Chirpy, the Ruffian 66
  • Snake Charming Secrets of the Indian Subcontinent 67
  • Doink 68
  • Somehow Not Aware That She Was Heaven-Born 69
  • From the Morning Twilight to the Gloaming 70
  • A Children's Story about an Anemic Bedbug 71
  • To Each His Own 72
  • Burnt Green Earth 73
  • All Over the Lot 74
  • Watching an Owl Slowly Wink 75
  • Overworked and Haunted 76
  • Morbidly Anxious 77
  • Fork-Tongued 78
  • Negative Employee Situation 79
  • Rug 80
  • Just to Feel Human 81
  • Wondrous Object 82
  • Beacon 83
  • Lack of Good Qualities 84
  • Arrival 85
  • Choirmaster 86
  • Climbing Like a Monkey Through the Thick Branches 87
  • Perfection 88
  • Fine Rain 89
  • Invisible 90
  • Plumber 91
  • Dreams of Carefree Living 92
  • A New Lifestyle 93
  • Beauty Prizes 94
  • Ashes of Roses 95
  • A Lorgnette, a Parachute 96
  • Her First Novel 97
  • Like a Manta Ray 98
  • Man of the People 99
  • Tickle Me Pink 100
  • Creatures 101
  • Pillow Fights with Myself 102
  • Edison's Later Years 103
  • Reproductive System 104
  • Hundred-Eyed Security forces 105
  • Old Candy, the New Candy 106
  • Primeval 107
  • Farewell to a Friend 108
  • Black Dog 109
  • Ultraviolet Ukulele 110
  • Raising of Quibbles 111
  • Muse's Darling 112
  • Praying at the Bus Stop Is Forbidden 113
  • Duel to the Death 114
  • I Surrender 115
  • New Love Slave 116
  • Eggs 117
  • Wasted 118
  • Drought 119
  • Splendid Rainbow 120
  • Mob of Good Old Boys 121
  • A Walk with Twinkie 122
  • Frontier Guards 123
  • Carl's Shoes 124
  • Hayden and Madge 126
  • A Tattered Bible Stuffed with Memos 127
  • A Winner 128
  • Bookclub 129
  • Shallots 130
  • Univeiling 131
  • Bitterness 132
  • A Fresh Performance 133
  • A Little Birdie Told Her 134
  • Real Thing 135
  • We Aim to Please 136
  • Still the Same 137
  • For Its Own Sake 138
  • Penury 139
  • Wild Beasts 140
  • Hungry Hearts 141
  • In the Ring or on the Field, Igor Hummed 142
  • Demigoddess 143
  • Painter of the Night 144
  • Wine Talks 145
  • Right Conduct 146
  • Time to Conjure Up the Good Spirit 147
  • Worldling 148
  • Eternal Ones of the Dream 149
  • Boobies of Fernando Po 150
  • Magic Flight 151 --g Link 152
  • War of Nerves 153
  • Red in Tooth and Claw 154
  • Carnivorous Sponges 155
  • Guilty One 156
  • Diagnosis 157
  • From Whence They Came 158
  • What Kady Did 159
  • Swift, Silent and Deadly 160
  • Kinky's Head 161
  • Flying Petunias 162
  • Mailman 163
  • Loving Nell 164
  • Phantom Gardener 165
  • Second Growth 166
  • Look at Me 167
  • Closing, the Nose Wiping 168
  • How An imals Live 169
  • Shadowlife 170
  • When You Are Lost 171
  • Swiftsure Blue 172
  • Capital Punishment 173
  • Memoir of the Hawk 174
  • Rapture 175.
Description
175 p. ; 25 cm.
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: PQ7297 .S2 A24. Black paper wrapper. From the Papers of Charles Wright. Inscription by author "For Charles and Holly." Signature of author.
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